In order to introduce Siemens’ new products and solutions as well as strengthen our presence in Vietnam’s Food and Beverage market, Siemens actively took part in Propak exhibition 2017 from March 21st to 23rd 2017 then continued to organize “Digitalization in Food and Beverage” seminar on March 24th 2017.
From March 21st to 23rd 2017, Siemens Digital Factory & Process Industries and Drives division participated in ProPak Vietnam 2017 – the Vietnam and Indochina’s premier trade event for food, drink and pharmaceutical processing and packaging industries at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC), which recorded an impressive attendance of 7,972 trade visitors.
At this three-day exhibition, more than 300 visitors to our Siemens booth had a chance to witness our up-to-date products and solutions for food and beverage industry such as Sinamics G120C & S120 drives, PLC S7-1200, advanced controller, panel PC IPC477D PRO. Besides, our onsite technical workshop “Digitalization in Food and Beverage” on the third day provided a more detailed introduction of our offerings for the industry, attracting great attention and participation of passing by visitors.
“Siemens has decades of experience in the food and beverage industry, providing concepts for F&B producers to modernize their manufacturing operations. This is our first time attending ProPak Vietnam with the intention of strengthening Siemens’s strong presence in the Vietnam’s emerging market. ProPak Vietnam is a very good base for us as we got to meet, network and forge relationships with many potential customers, who seemed very excited about the new business opportunities with Siemens! We will come back next year for sure!”, said Mr. Alexander Grimm – Head of Vertical Sub Segment Food & Beverage ASEAN, Siemens Singapore.
Right after ProPak exhibition, Siemens continued to provide customers in the F&B industry with more details about challenges and trends in this industry through the seminar “Digitalization in Food and Beverage” on Mar 24th. One highlight the event was the sharing by Pepsico Suntory on their factory’s experience in applying Siemens automation solutions. Then, participating customers had a chance to eye-witness the live demonstration for line monitoring system during plant wide automation process by Mr. Rajesh Vasant Samarth, Application Engineering Manager OEM, Siemens Thailand. The seminar attracted 40 main customers from Vietnam’s F&B industry such as Vinamilk, Unilever, Cocacola, Heneken, Sabeco, FrieslandCampina, Tetrapak, Tribeco, etc.